Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Consultant was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Consultant
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 226 169 229
Rank change year-on-year -57 +60 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 29 123 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.44% 1.57% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 1.65% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 43 78 87
Berkshire median annual salary £80,000 £72,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% +20.83% -7.69%
South East median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 6,286 7,458 10,466
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.39% 95.47% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5,122 5,808 8,506
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Senior Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Senior Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Consultant in Berkshire

Senior Consultant
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Consultant in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Senior Consultant in Berkshire

Senior Consultant
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Consultant in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Consultant in Berkshire

Senior Consultant
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -21 13 £80,000 +14.29%
Slough - 4 £57,500 - 1
Newbury - 3 £47,500 -
Maidenhead +5 1 - -
Senior Consultant
South East

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, Senior Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Senior Consultant in the job title.

1 12 (41.38%) Presales
2 7 (24.14%) Coaching
3 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) Finance
3 6 (20.69%) Linux
3 6 (20.69%) ITIL
3 6 (20.69%) Degree
4 5 (17.24%) Citrix
4 5 (17.24%) Firewall
4 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
5 4 (13.79%) Threat Modelling
5 4 (13.79%) Regulatory Compliance
5 4 (13.79%) NetWitness
5 4 (13.79%) Digital Economy
5 4 (13.79%) Cyber Resilience
5 4 (13.79%) IPsec
5 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
5 4 (13.79%) CISM
5 4 (13.79%) Information Security
5 4 (13.79%) Legal
5 4 (13.79%) CISSP
5 4 (13.79%) SSL
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco
5 4 (13.79%) VPN
5 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (13.79%) Project Planning
5 4 (13.79%) Business Development
5 4 (13.79%) Qualys
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (13.79%) Use Case

Senior Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.90%) Google Analytics
3 1 (3.45%) Force.com
3 1 (3.45%) IaaS
3 1 (3.45%) Office 365
3 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Firewall
2 4 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (13.79%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (13.79%) DMVPN
2 4 (13.79%) FWSM
2 4 (13.79%) IPsec
2 4 (13.79%) SSL
2 4 (13.79%) VPN
3 3 (10.34%) HTTP
3 3 (10.34%) HTTPS
3 3 (10.34%) NetScaler
3 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.45%) Network Security
4 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Axure RP
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Billing
2 4 (13.79%) Digital Economy
2 4 (13.79%) Legal
3 3 (10.34%) Aerospace
4 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.45%) Advertising
5 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) CSS
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
1 1 (3.45%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) User Experience
2 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Presales
2 7 (24.14%) Coaching
3 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) ITIL
4 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
5 4 (13.79%) Business Development
5 4 (13.79%) Cyber Resilience
5 4 (13.79%) Information Security
5 4 (13.79%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Project Planning
5 4 (13.79%) Regulatory Compliance
5 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
5 4 (13.79%) Security Architecture
5 4 (13.79%) SIEM
5 4 (13.79%) Threat Modelling
5 4 (13.79%) Use Case
5 4 (13.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (10.34%) IT Strategy
6 3 (10.34%) Migration
6 3 (10.34%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) Apex Code
3 1 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) CISM
2 4 (13.79%) CISSP
3 3 (10.34%) CCA
3 3 (10.34%) CCAA
3 3 (10.34%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) MCSE
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.45%) MCTS
5 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (13.79%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) XenApp
2 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Nessus
1 4 (13.79%) Nmap
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Citrix
2 4 (13.79%) Cisco
2 4 (13.79%) NetWitness
2 4 (13.79%) Qualys
2 4 (13.79%) Splunk
3 3 (10.34%) F5
3 3 (10.34%) Google
3 3 (10.34%) Juniper
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) EMC
4 2 (6.90%) NetApp
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) VMware
5 1 (3.45%) Pegasus
5 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.45%) Twitter